Originally Posted by oibighead
Mosley ducked floyd with a vacation and a trip to the dentist
Mosley - He was the number 1 welterweight when he fought Floyd, and many people where accusing Mayweather of ducking him at the time, and many even going as far to say Mayweather would never fight him after Shane stepped in the ring after the Marquez fight
Ortiz - People where saying he would never fight a young champ, and Victor coming off a career high win fitted the bill well. Also, Victor was seen as a tuneup for Pac, which is fair enough until Pac got his unhealable cut Plus the fight was for Floyds preferred WBC belt.
Get your facts straight mate
Mosley was the # 1 WW at that time, but WW has been weak during Mosley's reign.